Jose Bautista Biography

Published on : 09 January, 2017

Facts of Jose Bautista

Birth Name José Antonio Bautista Santos
Famous Name Jose Bautista
Father Americo Bautista
Mother Sandra Bautista
Nationality Dominican
Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Santo Domingo
Working For Toronto Blue Jays
Salary $14 million
Net Worth $35 million
Weight in KG 86.2 kg
Affair with Neisha Croyle
Girlfriend Neisha Croyle
Date of Birth: 1980 October 19
Age: 36 years old
Birth Nation: Dominican Republic
Height: 6 Feet
Birth Sign:: libra

He is remarkable. He is extraordinary. He is super quick and super precise. He has worked very hard to be where he is. He has achieved all in his wonderful job. All credits for his accomplishments goes to his loyalty and dedication towards the work. He is none other than the super hardworking Jose Bautista. Jose Bautista is a professional baseball right fielder. Currently, he is a free agent. Until now, he has performed for the Baltimore Orioles, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Kansas City Royals, Pittsburgh Pirates and Toronto Blue Jays. Jose Bautista was born as Jose Antonio Bautista-Santos on October 19, 1980 and this makes his age 36 years now. His place of birth was Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He is a Dominican. His ethnicity is unknown. His star sign is Libra.

Jose Bautista went to private high school in Santo Domingo. After working out with several Major League Baseball clubs, he got offers of $5,000 from Yankees and $42,000 Arizona Diamondbacks. Later he accepted the offer of The Cincinnati Reds that was of $300,000. He started his MLB career with Baltimore Orioles but Pittsburgh Pirates provided him a perfect platform to his career. The Pittsburgh Pirates drafted Bautista in the 20th round of the 2000 Major League baseball draft. In 2008, he was acquired by Toronto Blue Jays. He played with Jays for 8 seasons. Through the 2016 season, his batting average (.255), Hits (1311), RBI (862), HR (308), On Base plus slugging (.861).

Numerous awards and rewards have honored Jose Bautista for his outstanding contributions. He managed to wins three Silver Slugger Awards and two Hank Aaron Awards. Moreover, he earned the American League Player of the Month Award (five times) and Player of the Week (four times). 

Americo Bautista and Sandra Bautista are his parents. Jose Bautista was born in the middle-class family. His mother worked as an accountant and a financial planner. His father received the master degree in agricultural engineering. Jose Bautista received a degree in business management from Mother and Teacher Pontifical Catholic University.

Jose Bautista nickname is “Joey Bats”. He is not married. He does not have any wife. He is in the live-in relationship with his long time girlfriend and present partner Neisha Croyle. She is not only his partner but also the mother of his children. On April 2011, they had their first daughter together named Estela. A year later, their second daughter Estela was born on Nov 2012. Until now, he had not been the part of any controversy. He set a perfect example what the sports person should be like. Truly, he is inspirational for upcoming generations. 

Jose Bautista has a height of 6 feet which is around 1.82 m. He regularly uploads his recent updates on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. As of 2016, his salary is 14 million USD. His estimated net worth is $35 million. 

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